Migrants- Agia Paraskevi


Surname: Tsakiri
Name: Aliki 
Life:  1915- 2006
Father's Name: Panagiotis (Agia Paraskevi)
Mother's Name:   Taxiarhia Varouxi (Agia Paraskevi)
Siblings: Konstantinos, Ignatios, Efrosini (Psarou) 
Year of Arrival in Australia: 1935
Sponsor:  Ioannis Kretsis (her husband) 
Married: Ioannis Kretsis (Agia Paraskevi)
Children:  Katina, Panagiotis
City of Residence: rural New South Wales and Sydney
Livelihood: Small Business- Barber shop, Cafes


 Above: With her siblings, parents and her maternal grandparents. Standing are her parents, Panagiotis and Taxiarhia, while seated are her grandparents, Dimitrios and Sevasti Varouxis. In the front are Aliki and her siblings, Ignatios, Konstantinos, Katina and Aliki (with the bow in her hair). 

Above Right: Her maternal grandfather, Dimitrios Varouxis,


Above: Her brother, Ignatios (left), with Dimitrios and Garoufali Zontanos.

Above Right: Dressed in traditional dress. Circa 1934.


Above: With her husband, Ioannis, and their daughter, Katina.

Above Right: Washing in the rear of their milk bar business in Bondi, Sydney, which the family owned for several years in the 1950's.


Above: With her husband, ioannis, and their children, Katina and Panagiotis.